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Over 75% of Western students receive financial assistance and/or scholarships!

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October 16, 2017

Scholarship Recipients Named at Western Illinois University-Quad Cities
Scholarship Recipients Named at Western Illinois University-Quad Cities

A group of 44 students receiving a total of $90,000 from area businesses and foundations was honored at the Fall Scholarship Breakfast held Oct. 11 at Western Illinois University-Quad Cities in Moline. Local students included: Read more.

October 12, 2017

WIU-QC to Host English Language Learners Conference: ‘Equity in Education’

Western Illinois University-Quad Cities will host a professional development conference for K-12 educators, “English Language Learners: Equity in Education” from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 4 on the WIU-QC campus, 3300 River Drive, Moline, in Riverfront Hall. Read more.

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Success Story 1

Maura Warner '15

Western Illinois University-Quad Cities Alumnus Maura Warner graduated in May 2015 and is the Communications Coordinator with The Girl Scouts of America in Davenport, Iowa.

Success Story 2

Todd DeDekker '12

Todd DeDekker is a WIU-QC Alumni who has a heart for history. He began his career teaching social studies at the junior and high school levels. He taught for fifteen years, but decided that it was time for a career change.


Success Story 3

Kasi DeFrieze '15

Western Illinois University-Quad Cities Alumnus Kasi DeFrieze graduated in May 2015 and is a grant writer for the development team of The Girl Scouts of America in Davenport, Iowa.

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In the Spotlight!

Moline Chess Tournament - Oct. 21

The Illowa Chess Club, in partnership with the Western Illinois University-Quad Cities Chess Club, invites all chess players to participate in the Moline Chess Open, which will be held on Saturday, Oct. 21 on the WIU-QC campus.

Conference: Equity in Education - Nov 3-4

WIU-QC presents this English Language Learners Conference for k-12 administrators and teachers. Professional development hours, lunch, attendance, materials, and a pre-conference refugee simulation are all included in the cost.

WIU's Wi-Fi Has Changed

University Technology changed the University’s wireless networks this summer. All users of WIU's wireless network must configure their wireless devices to properly reconnect to Wi-Fi on the Macomb and Quad Cities campuses.

Veterans Services at Western Illinois University

We have a long and rich tradition of serving veterans, active duty personnel, reservists, and members of the National Guard. WIU provides numerous on-campus resources for veterans and military personnel, as well as the flexibility of academic program offerings, including online courses and the Bachelor of Arts in General Studies degree program.

4-Year Scholarships Available to Qualified Students

WIU wants to reward you for your academic ability in high school by offering 4-year scholarships towards the cost of attendance. New freshmen who submit all application materials for admission are automatically considered, so apply today!

Spirit Wear Available!

Purchase case is located in Quad Cities Complex, Building C